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* DeletedScene: "Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean" had a scene (cut from original airings and unavailable on DVD, but included in an early VHS release in the U.S.) in which Bean visits a department store, sees an older couple looking at the same motorized recliner chair he's interested in, and fiddles with the controls so it won't work for them, resulting in the chair [[BearTrapBed folding in on the wife and trapping her]].

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* DeletedScene: "Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean" had a scene (cut from original airings and unavailable on DVD, but included in an early VHS release in the U.S.) in which Bean visits a department store, sees an older couple looking at the same motorized recliner chair he's interested in, and fiddles with the controls so it won't work for them, resulting in the chair [[BearTrapBed [[MurphysBed folding in on the wife and trapping her]].

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* WrittenByCastMember: Co-written by Rowan Atkinson.


* {{Defictionalization}}: When the show became popular in the 'States, a company produced faithful (if larger than screen-accurate) replicas of Teddy. Also, Corgi released a die-cast model of his beloved Mini, complete with padlock on the door.

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* {{Defictionalization}}: When the show became popular in the 'States, U.S., a company produced faithful (if larger than screen-accurate) replicas of Teddy. Also, Corgi released a die-cast model of his beloved Mini, complete with padlock on the door.


* YouLookFamiliar: Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.
** She also appears as the Mother with a Pram in the "Bus Stop" bonus sketch.

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* YouLookFamiliar: Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.
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Queen. She also appears as the Mother with a Pram in the "Bus Stop" bonus sketch.


* YouLookFamiliar:
** Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.

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* YouLookFamiliar:
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YouLookFamiliar: Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.

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* TheRedStapler: The show was responsible for single-handedly creating a surge in demand for second-hand antique Minis of any kind in several countries back in the late 90s.


* FunnyCharacterBoringActor: Atkinson doesn't regard himself spontaneously witty. A "making of" video of ''Mr. Bean's Holiday'' shows how meticulous Atkinson is in planning all of the gags.

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* FunnyCharacterBoringActor: Atkinson Creator/RowanAtkinson doesn't regard himself spontaneously witty. A "making of" video of ''Mr. Bean's Holiday'' shows how meticulous Atkinson is in planning all of the gags.



* PlayingAgainstType: Atkinson is otherwise renowned for his DeadpanSnarker roles, most notably Series/{{Blackadder}}. Except in countries that don't know Series/{{Blackadder}}. Brazil for example.
* StarMakingRole: For Atkinson in the States. He was already a star in the UK when this show came about.

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* PlayingAgainstType: Atkinson Creator/RowanAtkinson is otherwise renowned for his DeadpanSnarker roles, most notably Series/{{Blackadder}}. Except in countries that don't know Series/{{Blackadder}}.''Series/{{Blackadder}}''. Brazil for example.
* StarMakingRole: For Atkinson Creator/RowanAtkinson in the States. He was already a star in the UK when this show came about.



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be Series/{{Blackadder}}, or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearance, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.
* YouLookFamiliar: Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's Creator/RowanAtkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be Series/{{Blackadder}}, ''Series/{{Blackadder}}'', or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearance, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.
** The original proposed name for the character was Mr. White. Names of vegetables were next, including Mr. Cauliflower, ending with the choice of Mr. Bean.
* YouLookFamiliar: YouLookFamiliar:
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Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.


* {{Defictionalization}}: When the show became popular in the 'States, a company produced faithful (if larger than screen-accurate) replicas of Teddy.

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* {{Defictionalization}}: When the show became popular in the 'States, a company produced faithful (if larger than screen-accurate) replicas of Teddy. Also, Corgi released a die-cast model of his beloved Mini, complete with padlock on the door.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen: According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be Series/{{Blackadder}}, or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearence, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be Series/{{Blackadder}}, or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearence, clearance, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.


* ActorAllusion: The ShoutOut to ''BlackadderGoesForth'' in "Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean" (see entry).

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* ActorAllusion: The ShoutOut to ''BlackadderGoesForth'' ''Series/{{Blackadder}} Goes Forth'' in "Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean" (see entry).



* PlayingAgainstType: Atkinson is otherwise renowned for his DeadpanSnarker roles, most notably {{Blackadder}}. Except in countries that don't know {{Blackadder}}. Brazil for example.

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* PlayingAgainstType: Atkinson is otherwise renowned for his DeadpanSnarker roles, most notably {{Blackadder}}. Series/{{Blackadder}}. Except in countries that don't know {{Blackadder}}.Series/{{Blackadder}}. Brazil for example.



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be {{Blackadder}}, or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearence, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: According to rumour there were going to be references to a couple of Rowan Atkinson's previous roles: namely, the leader of the Mr Bean-aliens was going to be {{Blackadder}}, Series/{{Blackadder}}, or at least resemble him. Also, Mr Bean passes a prominent red telephone box while following Irma and Mr Pod to the spaceship; if the show had got clearence, the telephone box would have been a [[Series/DoctorWho police box]] instead, and after Mr Bean would drive past, [[Recap/DoctorWhoTheCurseOfFatalDeath Rowan Atkinson's Doctor]] would have stepped out.

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* YouLookFamiliar: Matilda Ziegler, who later starred in four episodes as Bean's girlfriend Irma, first appears in the second episode as a maid waiting to greet the Queen.
** She also appears as the Mother with a Pram in the "Bus Stop" bonus sketch.


* DeletedScene: "Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean" had a scene (cut from original airings and unavailable on DVD, but included on an early VHS release in the U.S.) in which Bean visits a department store, sees an older couple looking at the same motorized recliner chair he's interested in, and fiddles with the controls so it won't work for them, resulting in the chair [[BearTrapBed folding in on the wife and trapping her]].

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* DeletedScene: "Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean" had a scene (cut from original airings and unavailable on DVD, but included on in an early VHS release in the U.S.) in which Bean visits a department store, sees an older couple looking at the same motorized recliner chair he's interested in, and fiddles with the controls so it won't work for them, resulting in the chair [[BearTrapBed folding in on the wife and trapping her]].

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* DeletedScene: "Do-It-Yourself Mr. Bean" had a scene (cut from original airings and unavailable on DVD, but included on an early VHS release in the U.S.) in which Bean visits a department store, sees an older couple looking at the same motorized recliner chair he's interested in, and fiddles with the controls so it won't work for them, resulting in the chair [[BearTrapBed folding in on the wife and trapping her]].

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* ActorAllusion: The ShoutOut to ''BlackadderGoesForth'' in "Merry Christmas, Mr. Bean" (see entry).

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* TechnologyMarchesOn: In one episode Mr. Bean goes on a date, but when he wants to check his hair it turns out he forgot to take his mirror, so he uses a ''photo booth'' instead. Today, when every cell phone has a digital camera, taking a picture of yourself instead of looking in a mirror doesn't seem so ridiculous anymore.

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